Archive for April 18th, 2014
 
 
 
Coupons
 

Samsung LN46C630 46-inch LCD TV – $800 After $100 Coupon

TigerDirect has a massive price drop for the Samsung LN46C630 46-inch LCD TV.  Inside this great set is a 1920x1080 resolution, 120hz refresh rate, 2x USB ports, PC input, WiFi ready, 4x HDMI ports, 1000:1 contrast ratio and HD...
 
Amazon Deals
 

Klipsch HD 500 Compact 5.1 Home Theater System w/ Yamaha RXV567 receiver – $579 Shipped

Amazon has the Klipsch HD 500 Compact 5.1 Home Theater System w/ Yamaha RXV567 receiver for $1,028.95 - $450 instant off at checkout + free ship = $578.95!  This system includes a power subwoofer, 5 channel surround sound, 7.1-...
 
Camera
 
GorillaMobile iPhone 4
GorillaMobile iPhone 4
GorillaMobile iPhone 4

Joby Gorillamobile iPhone 4 Tripod System

My week just wouldn't be complete without some sort of announcement from Joby.  Yes, they're on a product release tear and today they've launched the GorillaMobile for iPhone 4.  It's got all the Joby fanglings you've come to e...

 
Concepts
 
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holographic-display-university-of-arizona
holographic-display-university-of-arizona

Holograms Draw Nearer To Good Framerates (video)

The first holographic display was MIT’s handiwork, and it dates back from 1989. Much science fiction featuring holograms has been written since then, many episodes of Star Trek have been churned out, and it’s almost time for ev...
 
Gaming
 
PrecisionAIM Pro
PrecisionAIM Pro
PrecisionAIM Pro

Madcatz PrecisionAIM Controller Review (Xbox 360)

[Rating: 3.5] Pros: Tight controls, stiff buttons Excellent art decal Cons: Rubbery feel, bad for sweaty hands Rear buttons are too small to press $50 is steep for a wired gamepad When a controller releases for a console, that’...
 
Cell Phones
 
Samsung Continuum
Samsung Continuum
Samsung Continuum

Samsung Continuum Keeps You Abreast With “Ticker” Screen

Ain't nothing gonna slow Sammy, as in Samsung down.  Yesterday, the company announced yet another Galaxy S variant, the Continuum.  They say it's the world’s first smartphone designed with a dedicated ticker display, which prov...

 
Science
 
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rocketman-zoom
rocketman-zoom

Rocketman Does Double Loop In Winged JetPack

Yves Rossy is a Swiss adventurer slash dare-devil, known for flying across the English Channel in nothing but office clothes and a winged jetpack. Office lies aside, sporting a new version of his jet-pack and the right kind of ...
 
iPhone
 
hasbro my3d
hasbro my3d
hasbro my3d

Hasbro My3D Kaleidoscope Adds 3D To Your iPhone

We've seen screens that can produce 3D images sans glasses - the iPhone IS NOT one of those.  Enter Hasbro's My3D.  It's a throw back to the device from the 80s in which you placed paper thin circular cartridges into a comparab...
 
Concepts
 
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electroadhesive-robot-gripper
electroadhesive-robot-gripper

Electroadhesion Today, Spiderman Tomorrow (video)

SRI International is a company with a very common name, that's come up with an uncommon solution that might soon become very common in robots and various appliances performing common tasks. Their electroadhesion technology can ...

 
Apple
 
Zaggmate
Zaggmate
Zaggmate

Zaggmate Case With Keyboard Is All I Want For Xmas (video)

UPDATED. Oh boy, here we go again.  Yesterday, we saw the Crux360 Case and before that the Clamcase - both effectively convert the iPad into a netbook.  The Zaggmate, while it lacks the same form factor as the aforementioned tw...
 
Household
 
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filter
filter

3M Filtrete Water Station

Anyone with taste-buds can appreciate the difference in quality between unfiltered tap water and filtered. The problem with most filters is how slowly the water passes through them. It’s a drip-drip process that will make you f...
 
Apple
 
BeautifulModeler
BeautifulModeler
BeautifulModeler

‘Beautiful Modeler’ Is Virtual Putty For The iPad (video)

Taking advantage of the iPad’s multi-touch capabilities, “Beautiful Modeler” is an app duo from Karl D.D. Willis that literally puts virtual modeling-clay into your hands. But in order to work it, you need an additional Mac hoo...